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History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are full coat magnetic track and sound-only (no picture). Additional Title : Rolls A-F Series Title : KNTV News Archive Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for October 15, 1979. Accompanying film log lists subjects of rolls as S/F Graumann (Roll A), Transit Security (2 reel, Roll B), Bump...Wx (Roll C), Wx (Roll D), Alcohol Cars (2 reel, Roll E), Laetrile (2 reel, Roll F). Footage includes short on camera remarks about security on transit vehicles and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, San Jose...
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Note : Heavy emulsion scratches throughout in the original film. Description : Marketing/educational film about Langendorf Bakeries, Inc., produced circa 1945. The company was founded in San Francisco in 1895 by Bernard Langendorf. The firm moved to San Jose in 1926 where it operated out of a small plant on Race Street. In 1952, the bakery moved headquarters to a plant at Seventh Street and Phelan Avenue. Family-owned and operated by Langendorf's sons, with plants from Los Angeles to Seattle,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Bakeries, Family-owned business enterprises
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description :  Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 20, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather.  Part 1: Silent footage of Central Concrete facilities, railroad tracks; silent footage of an African-American man speaking to another man; Arthur Potts, Santa Clara County Poverty Director, reacts to criticism from the Mexican-American community against the Economic Opportunity Commission;...
Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
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Scenes and interviews from the 2nd annual Union City Lowrider happening, held in August 1981. Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Lowriders
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are full coat magnetic track and sound-only (no picture). Additional Title : Rolls A-J Series Title : KNTV News Archive Description : KNTV San Jose Spanish and English-language broadcast news footage for September 28, 1979. Accompanying film log lists subjects of rolls as Grand Jury (NATSOF, Roll A), San Jose Baby (NATSOF, Roll B), Mental Health (NATSOF, Roll C), Odd/Even + Outs (NATSOF, Roll D), Cable Cars (NATSOF, Roll E), Houses (NATSOF, Roll F), Ax Murder + Outs (Roll...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, San Jose...
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Description : Pathe News, Inc. newsreel footage of the Long Beach Earthquake on March 10, 1933. Call Number : 1988-117-7 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Distributor : Cinema-Vue Corporation Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
Topics: californialightandsound, Earthquakes--California--Los Angeles County, Educational, Long Beach...
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Family trip to Disneyland in 1967, with shots of the Alice in Wonderland ride, Jungle Cruise, Mark Twain Riverboat, and Tom Sawyer Island.
Topics: Nineteen sixties, Disneyland (Calif.), Amusement parks, California, Families, Amateur films
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 950 Pages of 950: Book (16 x 11 1/2 in.)
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station: San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Audio levels are low in the second half of part 2. Additional Title : Reels A-D and E-F Description : Reels A-D and E-F of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for March 24,1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include first ascent of the North Wall of Mount Eiger; study of effectiveness of B-52 bomber raids in Vietnam; planned mass walkout at U.C. Berkeley for U.S....
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 258 Pages of 258: Book (15 1/2 x 12 in.)
History San Jose
by Rick Plummer
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History of radio stations WMT and KWCR Cedar Rapids, Iowa. First portion consists of silent footage of historic images of Douglas Perham's station operated out of his house in Cedar Rapids. (Perham started WJAM in 1922, which became WMT). The second part is an interview conducted by Rick Sellers in the summer of 1987 with Mildred Gilcrist, who lived next to the Perhams as a child and recalls what it was like living next to the family and station. This is followed by focused history of station...
Topics: radio broadcasting, radio stations, WMT, KWCR, Cedar Rapids, Douglas Perham, history, WJAM,...
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 646 Pages of 646: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by Espinoza, Juan
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Uncredited documentary profile of a Bronx youth, who talks about growing up in the neighborhood, gangs, graffiti art, aspirations for college. Scenes of basketball courts, playgrounds, subway car graffiti, family, ghetto buildings, parks. He shows his notebook of graffiti art to the camera, including images of Howard the Duck - his artist name may have been "Radar." It is unclear if this was part of the Barrio Expressions television show, and may fall under a different copyright....
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Graffiti artists, Inner city--Social conditions--Personal...
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by San Jose Historical Museum Association
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Description : El Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe, the first settlement in California, was founded by the Spanish on November 29, 1777. This is the story of the founding of the pueblo and the growth of San Jose from the Spanish period to American rule. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : 1997-342-2 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by History San Jose. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of...
Topics: californialightandsound, California--History, Educational, San Jose (Calif.)
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Ends abruptly. Additional Title : Roll A-C Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 24, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to final news transcript, stories include astronauts looking forward to Monday's Gemini Six launch; San Jose man rescued from sea near San Francisco's Cliff House; Ron Davis of Gilroy rescues two men from rip tides at Half Moon Bay; lightning...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Part 1, 3, & 4 are silent. In part 2, and 5 some sections are silent. Additional Title : Rolls A-E, F, G, H, I-J Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on January 7, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to early and final news transcripts, stories include fatal shooting of Cupertino man Billy Eugene Brooks (silent film); President Johnson approves federal aid for New Yorkers during transit strike;...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : In part 1 and 2 some sections are silent. Part 3 is silent. Additional Title : Rolls A, B-D, E-F Description : News reel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 26, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to early news transcript, stories include small turn-out for tax election in Cupertino, Los Gatos and Sunnyvale Elementary School Districts (silent film); Governor Brown asks special session of legislature to correct...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 400 Pages of 400: Book (16 x 10 in.)
History San Jose
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Description : Extended interview of radio engineer Haraden Pratt, who was an amateur operator in San Francisco in the early 1900s and studied engineering at U.C. Berkeley, where he built the university's first radio station in 1914. Pratt worked at Mare Island Navy Yard, as well as Federal Telegraph Company, as chief engineer in the 1920s. Morgan used source material from these interviews with Pratt for her book, "Electronics in the West," published in 1967. The interview covers...
History San Jose
by Carrol Films Production
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Series Title : Discover America Description : Professionally-produced film about the California Western Railroad, or "Skunk Line," running from Fort Bragg to Willits, California, built by Charles R. Johnson in 1885 as part of the “Redwood Route” for moving redwood logs to Mendocino coast sawmills from the back country. Appears to have been filmed circa 1970. Call Number : 1998-117-8 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Railroad travel--California, Travelogue
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description :  News reel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 13, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather.  Part 1: Jerry Ducote, former member of the John Birch Society, comments on attacks from Republican party; Harry Bridges, head of the International Longshoreman's and Warehouseman's Union is asked whether the Viet Nam Day Committee is accomplishing anything by its opposition to U.S. policy; John...
Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Christmas morning at the Finnegan home, with kids opening presents and playing with their new toys, including dolls, trains, trucks, bowling sets, and a kitten. Either 1955 or 1959.
Topics: Christmas, Families, Amateur films, Nineteen fifties, Gifts, Toys, California
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. Case label: Weekes Park, Dancin Salsa, Latin Hap's, Tony, John. Loose label inside: 10-1-11 II 10-14-77 Last part Centennial Hall dance / One of...
Topics: californiarevealed, Salsa (Music), Hispanic Americans, Dance
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Footage of kids having birthday cake at a home birthday party, followed by young kids playing at Happy Hollow Zoo in San Jose. 
Topics: Zoos, Amusement parks, Kids, Birthday parties, San Jose, California, Nineteen sixties, Recreation
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Additional Technical Note : Roll 1 of 3
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Microfilm
History San Jose
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Scenes and interviews from the Union City Lowrider happening in August 1982. Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. Tape face label: U.C. Lowrider Hop IV 8-14-82. Note inside: UC Lowrider...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Lowriders
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by Rasmussen, Erv; Perham, Douglas M.
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Description : Interviews conducted by Erv Rasmussen and Douglas M. Perham at Perham's home in New Almaden, California, on June 14, 1963. Part 1: Wireless pioneer Archie Stevens was born in Litton, Iowa, and graduated Stanford University (1909). He discusses the earthquake in Palo Alto in 1906; working for Poulsen Wireless/Federal Telegraph Company as chief draftsman, designing and installing wireless stations in California, Oregon, Washington, and the Midwest. He left Poulsen/Federal with Cyril...
History San Jose
by Arbuckle, Clyde
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 552 Pages of 552: Book (12 x 9 in.)
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Boxing
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. These episodes include taped segments on the May 29th low rider event at the South Hayward BART Station sponsored by Centro de Servicios; Teatro de...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by Espinoza, Juan
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. This appears to be a profile of Pomona 12th Street Sharkies gang member "Tommy" and his family, uncredited. It is unclear if this aired as...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Gangs
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by Panorama Productions
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Description : The story of the pioneers who settled the Santa Clara Valley, and Oak Hill Memorial cemetery where many of them are buried. Tells the story of San Jose using early woodcuts, pictures, and live footage shot at Oak Hill cemetery. The history is dealt with in order to show the importance of Oak Hill in our heritage. Details mentioned in the film include Donner Party survivors settling in San Jose, the Civil War and Oak Hill, opening of stores, and about the bank and courthouse, and,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cemeteries, Pioneers--California, Oak Hill Memorial Park (San José,...
History San Jose
by East San Jose (Calif.). Office of the Tax Assessor
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 214 Pages of 214: Book (23 x 19 1/2 in.)
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Notes:  Portions of these news reels are silent. Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for August 31, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. Part 1: Leader of East San Jose Citizen's Committee Terry Patterson arrested on several charges, released on bail and interviewed after release; Santa Clara County Junior Chamber of Commerce organizes drive to send Thanksgiving boxes to soldiers in Vietnam, project chairman Michael...
Topic: californiarevealed
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station: San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : In Part 1 some sections are silent. Part 2 is silent. Additional Title : Reels A-D and E Description : Reels A-D and E of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for April 10, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include Jerry Mock's new world record for solo flight; Easter in San Jose; Easter egg hunts; ACLU claims Hollywood minister removed from Easter service for favoring trade with Cuba; quake...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station: San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : In part 1 some sections are silent. Part 2 is silent. Additional Title : Reels A-D, E-F Description : Reels A-D and E-F of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for April 6, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include recognition and bargaining between Schenley Industries and National Farm Workers Association; third day of FMC machinists strike in San Jose; FMC is denied zoning change, preventing...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 315 Pages of 315: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 662 Pages of 662: Book (15 x 9 in.)
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Additional Title : First New Zealand 'cots Description : Demonstration of the Rapid-Cleave Corporation's apricot cutting and pitting machine, using a shipment of New Zealand apricots flown in on British Commonwealth Pacific Airlines to the company's headquarters in Santa Clara, California. Note on original container : (Court exhibit label) No. 44963, Pltff. Exhibit No. 21. Files Apr 3, 1968. James P. Welsh, Clerk; By F. R. Pettigrew, Deputy Clerk. First cots from New Zeland [sic] / needs new...
Topic: californiarevealed
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Notes:  Portions of these news reels are silent. Description:   KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for May 5, 1969; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather.  Part 1: Mrs. Bea Martilla explains new Santa Clara County foster home program, focusing on children who are older or have special needs. Part 2: Demonstration by Mexican Americans at San Jose City Hall against police brutality, with speakers at City Council, followed by remarks by...
Topic: californiarevealed
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are full coat magnetic track and sound-only (no picture). Additional Title : Rolls A-C Series Title : KNTV News Archive Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for October 26, 1979. Accompanying film log lists subjects of rolls as Huffman Money (NATSOF, Roll A), Cow Palace Rodeo (NATSOF, Roll B), Bump...Cow Palace (silent, Roll C). Outtake of prisoner Ronald Huffman being taken through jail in handcuffs; feature on the Grand National Rodeo at Cow Palace. Source :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, San Jose...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Notes:  Portions of these news reels are silent. Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for September 3, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to shot log, footage includes graduation ceremony at Fort Ord for all-Hawaiian company of troops; visitors board new Pacific Airlines 727 jet on excursion rides out of San Jose airport to celebrate launch; El Camino Real mission bell restored and dedicated in front of...
Topic: californiarevealed
History San Jose
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Description : Dr. Wolfgang Panofsky, physicist and director emeritus of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, speaking on the history of SLAC at the Los Altos Hills Historical Society meeting held at the Los Altos Hills Town Hall, 26379 Fremont Road, Los Altos Hills. Introduced by Historical Society president Martin Bernstein. The first portion of the meeting focuses on historic conservation fundraising efforts. Call Number : 2003-47-50 Rights : Copyright status unknown: This work may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Lectures, Stanford (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Additional Title : Rolls A-C, D-F Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on November 1, 1965. May be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to early and final news transcripts, stories include Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approves transportation planning study for South Bay highways (silent film); San Jose City Council votes to change Taylor Street between Park and Bascom back to Naglee Street; Tenth and Eleventh...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 628 Pages of 628: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 364 Pages of 364: Book (16 x 11 1/2 in.)
History San Jose
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans
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History San Jose
by Espinoza, Juan
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Barrio Expressions (previously titled Lo Que Es) was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year., Tape 1: Yolanda Torres, Mary Apodaca, James Ruiz, Mary Servin, Ray Benevindez. Talks of Latin Low's Magazine and of...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 2 Tapes of 2
History San Jose
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose, the Finnegan children on paddle board, and digging in the sand at Capitola, California, in 1961.
Topics: Capitola (Calif.), Beaches, Kids, Aquatic sports, Recreation, Nineteen sixties, Amateur films
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. The majority of the film is a kids Halloween costume parade that appears to have been filmed in a local park or school field. At the end of the film is a clip of the exterior of the former Mark Thomas Inn in Monterey, California, which was purchased by Hyatt in 1971 (1 Old Golf Course Road, Monterey) .
Topics: Halloween, Parades and Processions, Costumes, Nineteen fifties, Motels, Monterey (Calif.), Amateur...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are full coat magnetic track and sound-only (no picture). Some sections are silent. Additional Title : Rolls A-F Series Title : KNTV News Archive Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for November 17, 1979 (Rolls A-F). Reports of Mrs. Sue Hughes turning herself in on charges of bribery related to Anthony Franco who alleged he gave her cash to filter to city officials in exchange for license to build a mobile home park (this led to bribery charges against San...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, San Jose...
History San Jose
by San Jose (Calif.). Office of the Tax Assessor
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 214 Pages of 214: Book (20 x 14 1/4 in.)
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Additional Title : Roll A-D Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 31, 1965. May be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to final news transcript, stories include news from Vietnam; aircraft carrier Coral Sea returns to Port of Alameda; disputes over Medicare and smog take California legislature into seventh week of special session; San Jose Democratic assemblyman William Stanton comes to defense of Governor...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station: San Jose, Calif.)
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Additional Title : Reels A-C and D Description : Reels A-C and D of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for March 27, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include death of San Francisco disc jockey Jim Washburn; massive anti-war demonstrations, prompting Monterey police department to institute training sessions in mass arrest techniques; Amigos Anonymous meet in San Jose, a group of students who dedicate...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 650 Pages of 650: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 686 Pages of 686: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 554 Pages of 554: Book (16 x 11 1/2 in.)
Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. Edited segments: Picket against La Familia Counseling Center in Hayward; UC Lowrider happening, including interview with Guardian Angels; Concilio de...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Selections from KNTV newsreels broadcast on September 17, 1968; October 9, 1968; and October 18, 1968. 13 clips total. Some of these clips are silent. Clip 1: Reporter Dick Reizner interviews students and reports from San Jose State College, where president Dr. Robert Clark has "laid down the law regarding violent campus demonstrations." (9/17/1968) (Sound) Clip 2: Black Panther Party Minister of Information Eldridge Cleaver addresses conference on institutionalized racism at Santa...
Topics: television news, nineteen sixties, boxing, horse racing, Black Panthers, civil rights, student...
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station: San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : In part 1 some sections are silent. All of part 2 is silent. Additional Title : Reels A, B-E Description : Reels A and B-E of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for April 4, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include Vietnam developments; names announced of 5 more Californians killed in Vietnam; Northern California plumbers on strike; International Association of Machinists strike at FMC...
Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
by George Bagnall & Associates, Inc.
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Additional Title : San Francisco Peninsula Description : Silent travelogue documenting the San Francisco Peninsula. The film begins with a drive over the Bay Bridge to Fisherman's Wharf, and features scenes of cable cars, ships in the Bay, the Legion of Honor, Japanese Tea Garden, Lloyd Lake and the Marin Headlands, before heading south on Highway 1 past Ocean Beach and Daly City. Commuters are shown exiting the Southern Pacific railway followed by quick scenes of the major roadways: Highway...
Topics: californialightandsound, Travelogue, San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
History San Jose
by San Jose (Calif.). Office of the Tax Assessor
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 168 Pages of 168: Book (19 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)
History San Jose
by Santa Clara County Fire Insurance Co.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 650 Pages of 650: Book (15 x 9 in.)
History San Jose
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Notes:  Portions of these news reels are silent. Description : KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for August 19, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news. Part 1: Opening of the 22nd annual Santa Clara County Fair (silent) Part 2: African American and Latino residents of San Jose's Eastside neighborhood enter the Soul Shack restaurant for a community meeting with Chief of Police Ray Blackmore regarding arrest on traffic charge of African-American Charles Smith that set off a...
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History San Jose
by San Jose Historical Museum Association
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Description : Dr. Scofield's recollections of her career teaching literature and writing at San Jose State document changes in the university and approach to teaching writing between the 1950s and the 1990s. Transcript available Digitized by California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP)
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1/8 inch audio cassette
History San Jose
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. Label on tape: Barrio Expressions March 79. Tony [illegible]. Barrio Expressions - Air Show Mar 1979 Week's Community Park. Solutions - Dealing with...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. These episodes include segments with co-host and mural artist Enrique Romero featuring Chicano artists from the South [Santa Clara] County area;...
Topics: californiarevealed, Hispanic Americans, Artists--California, Unions, Prisoners--California, Gangs,...
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by Espinoza, Juan
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Barrio Expressions was a community access television show documenting Chicanx and Latinx life in the East San Francisco Bay Area. It ran on Hayward cable television from 1976-1985. While the shows were filmed primarily in the Hayward area, they include stories from around the East Bay and San Jose. The show aired weekly, with 26 episodes per year. Note inside tape case: Barrio Expressions Jan 25, 1979. Tony / Live phone calls / First part mixed up / Tony Guerra: Rap with Robert Parres, Day we...
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Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
History San Jose
by Finnegan, Dick
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose, the family celebrates Mother's Day at Vasona Lake County Park in Los Gatos, California.
Topics: Families, California, Nineteen seventies, Recreation, Parks, Picnics, Mother's Day, Boats, Amateur...
History San Jose
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Finnegan family outing to the beach in Capitola, California. 
Topics: Nineteen fifties, California, Families, Amateur films, Beaches, Ocean, Recreation, Capitola (Calif.)
History San Jose
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Additional Technical Note : Roll 3 of 3
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Source: 1 Reel of 1: Microfilm
History San Jose
by City of San Jose
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Description : Microfilm of original archives of the Pueblo de San Jose de Guadalupe (1794-1850). The originals of these documents are held at History San Jose, with a few also at the San Jose Public Library. These comprise 6000+ letters and other assorted documents created by officials of the first pueblo founded in California (San Jose) and military presidios, as well as local missions. Additional Descriptive Note : The quality of the originals makes some of the digital files hard to decipher....
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Source: 1 Reel of 1: Microfilm
History San Jose
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From the Dick Finnegan Collection at History San Jose. Snow blankets the houses and ground in Saratoga, California, in 1962. The family builds a snowman in their backyard.
Topics: Snow, Nineteen sixties, California, Saratoga (Calif.), Families, Snowmen, Winter, Amateur films
Note : Off-screen recording of a film projection. Audio is the sound of the projection with faint music in the background. Original film is silent. Description : Footage of the San Jose Roundhouse taken circa 1956-1957 at its original location on Lenzen Avenue in San Jose. The fifteen stall Lenzen Roundhouse was originally built in 1899 to serve the standard gauge San Jose-San Francisco rail commuter line and the narrow gauge South Pacific Coast Railroad. It is unique as one of the few such...
Topics: californialightandsound, Roundhouses (Railroads), Southern Pacific Railroad Company
History San Jose
by Rasmussen, Erwin A.
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Description : Interview with former Federal Telegraph Company engineer Adrian L. Anderson, conducted July 25, 1963, at Douglas Perham’s residence in New Almaden, California. Anderson was born in Santa Cruz, California, in 1891, and was living in San Francisco at the time of the 1906 earthquake, which he describes in the interview. He studied mechanical engineering at Stanford University, and was hired by Federal Telegraph Company in 1916 while still in school. He taught at Montezuma High...